The Clerk's Office will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day

Events and Workshops

Upcoming Summit: Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence Summit - Friday, June 07, 2019

3 CLE credits provided

For more information, contact Lauren R. Capote, BCBA Events & CLE Manager at

Human Trafficking Summit

Sponsored By: Broward County Clerk of Courts and the Broward County Bar Association
WhenFriday, June 7, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where Broward County Courthouse, Jury Assembly Room 3rd Floor
Address 201 S.E. 6th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Event Cost No Cost; parking will be validated.
Registration Register today at

Upcoming Workshop: Suspended Driver License Clinic - Thursday, June 20, 2019

Want to know if you qualify to have your driver license reinstated? We invite you to attend this “one stop” clinic where we will provide services to you that will help answer questions and determine if you qualify to have your driving privileges reinstated.

Suspended Driver License Clinic

Sponsored By: Brenda D. Forman, Clerk of the Courts
WhenThursday, June 20, 2019, from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
WhereBroward County Central Courthouse, Judicial Complex West Wing
Address 201 SE 6th Street, 1st Floor Lobby, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Registration Pre-register by June 14th at: (Driver License Clinic)

Upcoming Workshop: Sealing and Expungement One Stop Shop - Thursday, July 25, 2019

If you were charged with a crime in Broward County and the case did not result in a conviction you may be eligible to have a single arrest record sealed or expunged. Only cases that occurred in Broward County in State Court will be reviewed.

For additional information, please contact the State Attorney's Office at (954) 831-6955.

Sealing and Expungement One Stop Shop

Sponsored By: State Attorney in collaboration with Clerk of the Courts
WhenThursday, July 25, 2019, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Doors close promptly at 7:00 pm.
Where Urban League of Broward County
Address 560 NW 27th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
RequiredValid Picture ID.
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Current News and Announcements

Broward County Clerk of Courts now warmly welcomes American Express

  • By: Clerk of Courts Brenda Forman
  • May 14, 2019

American Express

Effective Tuesday, 05/14/2019, the Broward Clerk of Courts office will start accepting American Express (AMEX).

Andrews Avenue Bridge Closures

  • By: Clerk of Courts Brenda Forman
  • May 14, 2019

From 05/30/2019 until 03/01/2020, the Andrews Avenue Bridge will have one-lane road closures. Only one southbound and one northbound lane will be open.

From 07/08/2019 until 08/06/2019, the Andrews Avenue Bridge will have a full bridge closure for 30-days, barring any unforeseen conditions or weather delays. No vehicles or pedestrians will be allowed on the bridge. Detour signs will guide motorists and pedestrians around the bridge.

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Important Notice - Foreclosure Electronic Sale Fee Increase

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • October 5, 2018

Effective November 1, 2018, the Foreclosure Electronic Sale Fee will be increased from $60.00 to $70.00. Section 7 of Senate Bill 2506 has amended Florida Statute 45.035 (3). The $70.00 service fee for conducting an electronic sale shall be assessed as costs and paid when filing for an electronic sale date. Each time the sale is scheduled or re-scheduled, the Plaintiff is required to pay the $70.00 service fee. The payment can be made via the e-Portal.

After Hours Civil Domestic Violence Procedures

  • By: Clerk of Courts
  • October 1, 2018

Pursuant to Administrative Order 2018-74-UFC, Starting January 1, 2019, an individual seeking a civil domestic violence injunction between the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. on Monday to Thursday, or 5:00 p.m. Friday to 8:30 a.m. Monday, or any court holiday, or any other day that the court is closed is advised to contact Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc. Crisis Line at 954-761-1133.

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Message from Clerk

Brenda D. Forman

Broward County Clerk of Court
Broward County Clerk of Courts Brenda D. Forman

As your Clerk of the Circuit and County Courts, I am pleased to provide you with this website and hope you will find the information and services provided here useful. My office strives to provide information and services through this site that will assist you in a manner more convenient than traveling to one of our office locations.

Please remember that information provided through this site does not constitute the official court records of the Clerk. It is my ongoing commitment to continue to improve this site and the services offered both here and in my offices.

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Clerk of the Month

Gloria Reyes

Team Lead - Clerk of Courts Jury Services
Clerk of the Month

July 2018 — Congratulations to Gloria Reyes, Team Lead - Clerk of Courts Jury Services, for being selected July 2018 Clerk of the Month. Gloria was just recently promoted to Team Lead in the jury room and has been going above and beyond to assist her co-workers and the public. Her knowledge and willingness to help are some of the reasons we have such an outstanding jury room team! Congratulations Gloria!

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Clerk's Media Center

New Passport Office Opens

The Broward County Clerk of Courts is pleased to announce the grand opening of a new Passport office on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at the Broward County Central Courthouse.

More Coming Soon!